Norway marks the World Humanitarian Day 19th of August
On Saturday 19th of August, we mark the World Humanitarian Day, a day where we pay tribute to people affected by crisis and aid workers who risks their lives in humanitarian service around the world.
Music Workshop between Norwegian Producer and Ugandan Musicians in Kampala
From the 1-4 of August, Bendik Baksaas in collaboration with House of Talent, conducted a workshop on fusing electronic music with traditional Ugandan music.
Honorary Consulate temporary closed
The Norwegian Honorary Consulate in Kigali will be temporary closed from 25th of July 2017
Uganda hosts Solidarity Summit on Refugees
The Summit took place at Speke Resort Munyonyo 22-23 June and was co-hosted by HE President Yoweri Museveni of Uganda and UN Secretary General António Guterres.
Nordic countries express support for the Paris Agreement
The prime ministers of the Nordic countries with joint statement regarding the Paris Agreement
Norway to attend G20 for the first time
In 2017 Norway has been invited to attend the G20 as a guest country for the first time.
Center for Performing Arts – laying of the foundation stone
“Dance is for everybody. I believe that the dance came from the people and that it should always be delivered back to the people”.
2017 EU Human Rights Defenders Award: Call for nominations
The Royal Norwegian Embassy in Kampala, together with European Union member states represented in Uganda, is inviting nominations for the 2017 EU Human Rights Defenders Award.
Norway increases famine response to NOK 673 million
More than 20 million people in four countries are on the brink of famine. ‘We are facing the worst humanitarian catastrophe in the history of the UN. Nearly 1.4 million children are at risk of starving to death.
Conference on good governance in the oil sector
On Friday 24th of March, the Norwegian Embassy (El Ouargui and Pettersen) attended a conference with the title “Understanding oil risks and use of oil revenues to create lasting opportunities”.
Global Review Panel on the future of the UNAIDS Joint Programme business model
Ambassador Susan Eckey is a member of the Global Review Panel on the future of the UNAIDS Joint Programme business model.